National Jeweler Network



UPS Capital scoops up another shipper

In the wake of the Parcel Pro acquisition, UPS Capital has purchased the Insured Parcel Service business of G4S International Logistics, an arm of security company G4S.


Amazon moves record number of units on ‘Prime Day’

But the e-tailer isn’t being specific about the dollar amount of merchandise sold, and the reaction on social media was less than favorable.


Economy, competition led to the end for Maine chain

The attorney who handled the bankruptcy filing for G.M. Pollack & Sons discusses the myriad factors that forced this 60-year-old jewelry business to liquidate. 


128-year-old department store will be no more

Macy’s announced Monday that it has sold its downtown Pittsburgh location, which has been a department store since 1887, to a developer that plans to turn it into apartments and a hotel. 


Jewelry Exchange, Synchrony extend deal

The Jewelry Exchange will continue to offer private-label credit card financing to customers following a multi-year extension of its agreement with Synchrony Financial.


Endless opens second standalone store

Danish jewelry brand Endless has launched its second concept store worldwide, opening a new location in Taipei, Taiwan last week.


Clifford Isroff dies at the age of 79

Clifford Isroff, who served as the president of Sterling Jewelers in the late ‘80s after the company purchased his family’s business, Westhall, died June 30.


Omnichannel is the ‘new reality’ for retailers

Stores magazine’s annual list of the U.S.’s largest retailers shows that the chains that are faring best are those that have learned to connect with customers both online and off.


Comps soar even as losses rise for Birks

Birks Group reported that U.S. same-store sales were up 19 percent in its fiscal year ended March 28, due to an increase in average transaction price and the success of the company’s watch strategy.